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Sep 13, 2012 7:00pm PDT
its embassies worldwide following the rocket attack in libya that killed ambassador chris stevens. authorities say four militants were taken into custody today. the anti-american violence has now spread. >> reporter: the anger directed towards america spread across borders and closer to u.s. embassy walls thursday. demonstrators in yemen tried to break through the embassy gate. police fired warning shots and tear gas in egypt and iranians shouted "death to americans." it's anti-american fury fueled by a 14-minute anti-islamic film clib on youtube that the american government denounces. >> let me state very clearly that the united states government had absolutely nothing to do with this video. we absolutely reject its content and message. >> reporter: secretary of state hillary clinton rejected the video but called upon governments to stop the violence resulting from it. >> any responsible leader should be standing up now and drawing that line. >> reporter: clinton's words came less than a day after u.s. ambassador to libya chris stevens and three others were killed by the violence
Sep 12, 2012 7:00pm PDT
same day that the u.s. embassy in egypt was attacked. libya said the crowd was angered by an online movie considered offensive to islam. >> we apologize to the u.s. and to the american people and to the government and also to the rest of the world for what happened yesterday. >> reporter: president obama says the attack will not break the bonds between the u.s. and libya, though he underscored the seriousness of the situation. >> we will not waiver in our commitment to see that justice is done. >> reporter: u.s. officials say the u.s. has deployed a group of marines to libya to help secure facilities there. republican presidential candidate mitt romney says the administration's response to the attack sends mixed signals. >> the world remains a dangerous place and american leadership is still sorely needed. >> reporter: the obama campaign has accused romney of launching a political attack in the midst of a diplomatic challenge. sources tell us that they believed that an attack in benghazi was preplanned. they do not believe ambassador stevens was a specific target. in washington, i'm
Sep 19, 2012 7:00pm PDT
memories of the bay area diplomat killed in the last deadly attack at the u.s. embassy in libya. photos, private messages and middle east and north africa. many photos and letters have already been posted on that web site and ktvu will have more including an interview with steven's brother tonight on the 10:00 news. >>> it was a very happy reunion today for a music student and his stolen instrument in san francisco. >> say hello to my little friend. >> oh my god. >> we had the only news crew on the scene this morning when san francisco police returned adam young's cello. it was taken from his san francisco of music sunday. last night around midnight following news reports someone the opera house and the security office brought it inside. staff member then called police after seeing the story on ktvu's morning news. >> i'm so thankful to the community, whoever helped me find this. i -- i just am speechless. >> investigators are searching for the $10,000 instrument seen here in the surveillance tape from the conservatory. >>> our exclusive k tvu found proposition 30 does have a le
Sep 14, 2012 7:00pm PDT
homecoming of those killed. >> reporter: as conflict continues, the bodies of those killed in libya, including the ambassador arrived back home. >> four americans, four patriots, they loved this country and they chose to serve it and served it will. >> reporter: u.s. embassies and diplomatic posts throughout the region stayed at heightened alert for muslim's holy day amid continued protests and in the wakes of the killing of ambassadors christopher stevens and three others on an a tack at the consulate on tuesday. a battle continued for a 4th day in cairo. and indonesia, clouds of black smoke were seen as they storm the gate at the embassy. >> reporter: friday's demonstrations were not confined to the middle east. this was the scene outside of the american embassy. the protest seen in part of a movie trailer produced in the u.s. angered muslims for the unflattering portrayal of the mohammed. word of the video spread across the region rapidly. the scope of which stunned the u.s. diplomatic community. the officials said on friday that arrests have been made in connection with those ki
Sep 21, 2012 7:00pm PDT
attack in libya. clay's prime minister is telling cnn it appears it was planned in advance. >> the way they have done it clearly this is this group has planned it. it's not spontaneous thing that took place, no. >>> that contradicts the obamaed a mark the attack was terrorism but not premeditated. the 9/11 assault was initially believed to be from that film but now report the atechs heavily armed. >>> and an elder abuse case. a family of five pleaded not guilty they awe abused over a dozennen people. the case impacting more than just the alleged victim. >> they entered the courtroom one by one. two daughters, a door and their frail looking parents. all plead not guilty to elder abuse and animal neglect charges. outside the courthouse we caught up with one of the defense attorneys. >> does he believe niese guilty. >> awl i'm saying the reason the me was granddaughter -- the plea was entered is to proceed to the next step. >> they were running an unlicensed care home. 13 mentally kiss abled adults were malnourished and beaten and they also found more than 40ing to of the property. th
Sep 17, 2012 7:00pm PDT
in san francisco right now to honor the u.s. ambassador killed in libya last week. people tell her the moderate majority has the power to silence extremists. janet. >> that's right, gasia. the vigil just started. you can hear them singing the star spang ld banner. they have been handing out these fliers with the picture of the ambassador and lighting candles. he graduated in 1989 before some of these students were even born but tonight they came here to honor him. >> chris stevens was graduate from the class of 1989 and tonight on campus people lit candles to honor the late 52-year-old ambassador. a protest that continued to erupt around the world against the u.s. and the california film maker whose anti-islam film on you tube offends so many muslims. in afghanistan burned the u.s. flag and images of president obama. in pakistan the prime minister ordered the suspension of you tube. and in lebanon, thousands protested with the leader. some bay area muslim leaders say the moderate majority should speak peace, reflection and deeper level of understanding. >> so i think it's important
Sep 25, 2012 7:00pm PDT
libya. the president asked for unanimous condemnation of the mobs behind the murders. >> today will be determined by people and not by killers. today we must declare that this violence and intolerance has no place among our united nations. >> the president called a privately-produced video that muslims crude and disgusting but affirmed to the american ideal oof free speech. he warned iran that the world is growing impatient with the seekly si around its nuclear program. >> let me be clear. we believe that there is still time and space to do so. >> mr. obama also called for end to the regime. un secretary general said the violence in that nation is spiralling dangerously. >> continue to be punishing, mainly by the government but also by. such crimes must not go unpunished. >> for his part the president in the midst of a bruising election battle ended with from his last campaign thanking lib yans who marched against the mob adding the rising tide of liberty will not be reversed. stay si, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> republican presidential candidate mitt romney found himself a few kind words
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